100B (Abstract Algebra II) - Winter 2022
- Lectures: TTh 9:30-10:50am, remote.
Office Hours: TTh 11:00-12:00, remote.
Phone: 858-534-6297; E-mail: email@example.com
Teaching Assistants: WEI YIN -
Sections: W 5:00-5:50pm, AP&M 2402.
Office Hours: TBA.
NATHANIEL LIBMAN - Dicussion Sections: W 4-4:50pm, 5-5:50pm, remote.
Office hrs: TBA
WHAT IS MATH 100B?This
is the second course in algebraic number theory for undergraduate
students. The main focus is the theory of rings, fields, vector spaces
and modules. We will cover material from Chapters 11, 12, 15, 3, 4, 14
TEXT Michael Artin, ALGEBRA, Second Edition, Prentice Hall 2011
- Midterm 1 - Tuesday, January 25, 9:30am.
- Midterm 2 - Tuesday, February 22, 9:30am. Topics: TBA
- Final Exam - Tuesday, March 15, 8am-11am. Topics: TBA.
No notes, textbooks, calculators
are allowed during exams. No make-up exams will be given and no late
homework will be accepted. Cheating on an exam results in 0 points for
that exam, as well as
further disciplinary action. Please
read very carefully the following ACADEMIC
CLASSROOM CONDUCT EXPECTATIONS
- Midterms: 20% each; Comprehensive Final Exam: 40%;
Homework (collected weekly): 20%. The grading will be done on a curve, the median
corresponding to a B-/C+.
- Lecture attendance is mandatory. Office hour attendance is strongly encouraged.
- Conversations: Please avoid having private conversations with your classmates during lecture and office hours.
etiquette: I will not discuss mathematics (e.g. solutions or hints of
solutions to HW problems) via email. Office hours and lectures are the
best venue for that purpose. However, if you have any type of
administrative questions regarding this class, please do not hesitate
to send me short and to the point email messages.
Help with mathematical problems:
Help with personal problems which
affect your class work:
- Section: Ask
questions in section --- this is one of the main reasons why sections
- Office Hours: You
are strongly advised to take full advantage of your professor's and
- Classmates: Sometimes
a classmate can help. Sometimes you can learn by working out problems
together with your classmates.
- Talk to the professor or, if appropriate, your